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Criminal Procedure - Nonviolent Felonies - Stet, Shielding, and Expungement

Sponsored by:

Delegate Barnes, D.


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Requiring a court to dispose of a charge for a nonviolent felony by stet if the court finds that the disposition is in the interest of justice; authorizing a person to file a petition to shield a conviction for a nonviolent felony in accordance with specified provisions of law no earlier than 3 years after the person satisfies specified requirements; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates D. Barnes, Anderson, Angel, Atterbeary, B. Barnes, Carr, Carter, Conaway, Davis, Kelly, McCray, Moon, Morales, Proctor, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Smith, Sydnor, Valentino-Smith, A. Washington, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0712
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Parole and Probation
Statutes of Limitation
Statutes:Article - Criminal Procedure
(10-105, 10-301, 10-303, 4-207)

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